Jorrocks's Jaunts & Jollities.

SURTEES, R.S. Alken; Phiz; Heath (illustrator)

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Place Published: London
Publisher: Kegan Paul
Date Published: 1920

Description: The Hunting, Shooting, Racing, Driving, Sailing, Eating, Eccentric and Extravagant Exploits of that Renowned Sporting Citizen... Introduction by Joseph Grego. Illustrated with numerous fine plates by Alken, Phiz, & Heath, some in color and all protected with tissue. xxiv, 272pp. Short thick 4to, beautifully rebound in 3/4 green morocco; ornate gilt-tooled spine with raised bands, t.e.g. London: Kegan Paul Trench, Trubner & Co., (no date, circa 1920). Five pages have short tears in the margins, otherwise a near fine copy.

Comments: A handsome reprint in a fine binding, apparently a facsimile of the 1843 second edition.

Edition: Reprint
Binding: hardcover
Condition: near fine
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 212295


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The book was in my mailbox when I got home last night. Wonderful condition for a 40-year-old book. Nice condition in any case. I am very pleased. Thank you. A bit of trivia: You are only the second seller in six years not to tape the pull strip so it canít be used! Congratulations. Take care, and many, many thanks. I was really looking forward to this one, and you didnít disappoint. - G.W.
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